New Living Translation
The wise are glad to be instructed, but babbling fools fall flat on their faces.
King James Bible
The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall.
Darby Bible Translation
The wise in heart receiveth commandments; but a prating fool shall fall.
World English Bible
The wise in heart accept commandments, but a chattering fool will fall.
Young's Literal Translation
The wise in heart accepteth commands, And a talkative fool kicketh.
Proverbs 10:8 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:8 Who receive - Is ready to hear and obey the precepts of God and men. Fall - Into mischief.
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"Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.
So don't bother correcting mockers; they will only hate you. But correct the wise, and they will love you.
People who wink at wrong cause trouble, but a bold reproof promotes peace.
Wise people treasure knowledge, but the babbling of a fool invites disaster.
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